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Recommended Thursday Show: Titus Andronicus, So So Glos, Groom at Knitting Factory Brooklyn

I’ve extolled the virtues of these bands so many times now that I’m almost sick of blogging about them.  Except I’m not.  Because I love these bands.  The So So Glos/Titus pairing was probably one of the best tours this year, and this will be your last of many chances to see it.  Plus, I […]

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Recommended Thursday Show: Grooms and Video Hippos at Death By Audio

I just got back from the Box Elders show at Monster Island Basement, and it was pretty good.  If you want to see photos and read my review, however, you’ll have to check Break Thru Radio on Friday.  In the meantime, I’m recommending this show for tomorrow because Grooms (originally Muggabears) is a weird, noisy […]

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Recommended Saturday Show: These Are Powers, Grooms, The Smith Westerns, Knight School at Under the Tracks (High Line)

Sometimes does it feel like we need some new blood in this Brooklyn scene?  Even with so many bands, I’m starting to feel like I’m posting about the same ones over, and over.  Eh, who cares?  It’s because they’re good.  These Are Powers are weirdly awesome, with a great live presence.  Their music may be […]

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Recommended Weekend Shows: The Holiday Breakdown (plus four great MP3s)

Of course the one weekend when I decide I’m going to take a break from indie-rockdom and get out of this city is the weekend that someone decides to pack every sweet band into all at once.  Doesn’t it always seem to work that way?  If your 4th of July plans aren’t taking you away […]

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